Seven Hills : Shimla is surrounded by Seven Hills , These hills offer a wide variety of trails to visitors to explore. The seven Hills are :
i) Prospect Hill in western Shimla, which has the Kamna Devi temple.
ii) Summer Hill in western Shimla, where the campus of Himachal Pradesh University is located.
iii) Observatory Hill in western Shimla, where the Indian Institute of Advanced Study is found.
iv) Inverarm in western Shimla, where the State Museum is located.
v) Bantony in central Shimla, which has the Grand Hotel.
vi) Jakhoo in central Shimla, which is crowned by the temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman.
vii) Elysium in north-western Shimla, which holds Auckland House and Longwood and reaches out towards the Bharari spur